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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th December 2018
Reference:   14620
Placename:   Cowabbie
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 20th May 1994
GNB File:   GNB3752
LGA:   Coolamon
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 37 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   146 58 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 36 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   146 58 04
Topographic Map:   Bogolong Hills
1:100000 Map:   Narrandera 8228
Parish:   Cowabbie
County:   Bourke
Description:   Locality on Cowabbie Creek about 29 km S by E of Ardlethan. Boundaries within the Coolamon Council Area shown on map GNB3752.
Meaning:   Aboriginal: The expression used by the Aboriginies for cows when they were first seen here. (Reed, 1969).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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